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Loss at Stamper’s Quest

With a heavy and very sad heart, we report that one of our own made her journey to heaven.  Chris Herrmann passed away a few weeks ago after a very serious illness. She was on a leave of absence from her duties as an Artistic Guide for Stamper’s Quest since the beginning of the year. Chris […]

Sympathy Cards: Chris’ View

 Finished card size: 4.25″ x 5.50″ Supplies: Stamps: Trees (Another Stamp Company) Words (Rubbadubbado) Paper: Light Grey Card Stock (Bazzill) Dark Grey Card Stock (Bazzill) Black Card Stock (Bazzill) Ink: Nick Bantock Series: Charcoal Grey (Ranger) Black pigment pen (Ranger) Other: Paper Cutter Scissors Designer Dries Clear Adhesive (Art Institute) Directions: Cut light grey card […]

Holiday Quickie: Tea Light

Supplies: Stamps: Holly Leaves (Another Stamp Company) Paper: 1 Sheet White Vellum (Bazzill) Ink: Adirondack Brights Clover Pigment Pad (Ranger) Other: Small Black Memory Box(cover removed)( Dollar Store ) 1 Battery Operated Tea Light Bone Creaser (Ranger ) Paper Cutter Directions: Cut sheet of Vellum to desired size so that it will fit in memory […]

Holiday Quickie: Breadbasket Liner

 Finished Size: 17″ x 17″ Supplies: Stamps: Holly Leaves (Another Stamp Company) Paper: 1 Sheet Typing/Computer Paper Ink: To Dye For Inks (Ranger)      Green       Red Other: Piece of Cut N’Dry Foam (Ranger) 17″ x 17″ Cross Stitch Fringed Square(purchased at the 99 Cent Store) Scissors Dry Iron (no steam) Round Pencil Eraser (on end […]

Favorite Techniques: Clear Resist

Finished Card Size: 4.25″ x 5.50″ I have many favorite techniques and choosing one was difficult, but I finally deciced that the clear resist technique was my all time favorite today. Maybe tomorrow it will be something else, but right now this is it. It is a very simple technique and one that I enjoy […]

November 2010 Trail Map

This month’s Trail Map by Regena is a classy little piece.  Beautiful designer papers can set off a spotlighted image for a gorgeous card to send to a friend or loved one.  Create some one-of-a-kind background papers for a unique backdrop to set off the focal image layered on top.   Check out our team’s creative interpretations […]

Holiday Blizzard 2010: Holiday Recipe Box

Finished size: 4.5″H x 6.5″ L x 3.5″W I think everyone has either favorite or traditional recipes that they make during the holidays. I always have to go searching through all my recipes for those special ones I want to make. Wouldn’t it be great to just go to one place to find what I […]

Rubber Stamping with Photos

By: Chris M Herrmann Finished Card Sizes: 4.25″ x 5.50″ I created 3 different cards to show some of the many ways you can use photos to create cards. Supplies For First Card: Stamps: Sand Dollars ( Another Stamp Company) Paper: Black Card Stock (Bazzill) Mint Green card made from  4.25″ x 11″ card stock […]

Holiday Blizzard 2010: Take Out Menu Holder

 Finished size: 4.5″ x 8.5″ I got this idea from a web site called Vocalpoint and thought it was a great idea. We don’t eat out very much  and don’t have a lot of take out menus so I chose a smaller book but you can choose any size to fit your lifestyle. Supplies: Stamps: […]

Quick and easy cards

By: Chris M Herrmann We all like quick and easy cards especially around the holidays.  I get so busy with things that  I don’t want to spend a lot of time creating cards for birthdays, anniversaries, special events, etc. so I make up a batch of “go to items” that I can just grab, cut […]

ATC Transformers: Foiled Beauty

 Finished card size: 4.25″ x 5.5″ I just love, love, love creating Artist Trading Cards, also known as ATCs.  They are a passion of mine. For me they are just the right size for  sharing my artwork with lots of people. Supplies: Stamps: ATC Background Stamp ( Another Stamp Company) Paper : White scrap paper […]

September 2010 Trail Map

The smell and feel of autumn is in the air. Soon the weather will change and we will once again be forced inside where it is warm and cozy.  To get you back into the mood for spending time during those cold days to come, we have a super cool trail map to share with […]

Reflections: Stampscapes style

Finished size: 4.25″ x  5.5″ Supplies: Stamps: Stampscapes:      Waterside Bluff right and left      Large Spruce      Pine Row      Duck Trio in  Flight      Tonal Applicator Moon (Stamp In The Hand) Papers: White Glossy Card Stock 4.25″ x  5.5″ cut from an 8.5″ x 11″ sheet (Ranger Industries) Mint Green Card 4.25″ X […]

August Trail Map

Join us this month on the Side Trail and enjoy the beautiful summery scenery created by our super talented Artistic Guides using this month’s exclusive trail map. This map is so versatile; you can use it for any occasion. It would even look cool using a photograph! If you try your hand using this month’s map, please be sure to share […]

Outside In: Dance in the Rainbow of Life

Finished size: A2 envelope  Supplies: Stamps: All stamps by Another Stamp Company:     Dance in the Rainbow of Life     Dancing woman     Sun Paper : A2 envelope Ink: Adirondack Dye Pads: (Ranger Industries)     Stream     Wild Plum     Sunshine Yellow Archival Jet black Ink Pad (Ranger Industries) Adirondack Pigment Pens: (Ranger Industries)     Stream     […]

Club Scrap: Chris’ View

By: Chris M. Herrmann, Artistic Guide It’s Not Easy Being Green  Finished card size: 4.25″  x  5.5″ I received this great box from Club Scrap a few days and could not wait to dive in and get creative with whatever was packed inside. Oh my, what a surprise to see bright lime green card stock […]

A Different Take on Bleaching

Finished card size: 4.25″  x  5.5″ This is a technique that I created quite a while ago. It was during the “Bleach” phase and as usual, I wanted to do something different so I started experimenting and this is the technique I came up with. Supplies: Stamps: Enjoy Life’s Moments (Hero Arts) Shell group (Another […]

July 2010 Trail Map

July 2010 Trail Map by Regena This month’s trail map has a lot going on! What to do with those three stips?  Our talented Guides have figured it!  Check out their beautiful and varied take on this month’s map. And you’re in for treats all week long. We not only have our Map Master’s rendition […]

Inside Out: Dance in the Rainbow of Life

Finished card size: 4.25″ x 5.5″ Supplies: Stamps: 3 Sisters, Sun, Heart, Dancing Boy, Dancing Girl, Dancing Woman,Dance In The Rainbow Of Life ( Another Stamp Company) Paper: White card 4.25″ x 5.5″ cut from 8.5″ x 11″ white glossy card stock (Ranger Industries) Ink: Jet Black Archival Ink Pad (Ranger Industries) Sepia Archival Ink […]

Rubbadubbadoo Rubber Stamps: Chris’ View

By: Chris Herrmann, Artistic Guide Let’s Do Tea Finished Card Size: 4.25″ x 5.5″ Supplies: Stamps: Tea pot and flowers, Let’s do Tea (Rubbadubbadoo) Paper: White card 4.25″ x 5.50″ Piece of medium blue card stock 3.75″ x 5″ Ink: Snow Cap, Adirondack Lights Pigment Pad(Ranger Industries) Other: White embossing powder (Ranger Industries) Heat tool […]